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Hugh Pearman on strength, beauty and new ideas. Click on image
Hugh Pearman on strength, beauty and new ideas. Click on image

 

Robustness, elegance and warmth at Make's University of Nottingham amenities building. Click on image
Robustness, elegance and warmth at Make's University of Nottingham amenities building. Click on image

 

Low-cost housing's elegant deployment of clamp-fired bricks. Click on image
Low-cost housing's elegant deployment of clamp-fired bricks. Click on image

 

Sculptor Alex Chinneck makes bricks melt, slip and flip. Click on image
Sculptor Alex Chinneck makes bricks melt, slip and flip. Click on image

 

Beauty parade: Greatest brick hits. Click on image
Beauty parade: Greatest brick hits. Click on image

 

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